Fred Stephen honored at college faculty reception

Fred Stephen and Dean Vayda

Dean Mike Vayda of the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas presented faculty service awards at the college’s Faculty Recognition Reception. Vayda honored University Professor Fred M. Stephen for 40 years of service in the Department of Entomology. Stephen’s primary area of research is ecology and the dynamics of forest insects. He has authored or coauthored more than 130 publications. The reception was held at Fayetteville Country Club on Sept. 18.